2 edition of Modern German history found in the catalog.
Modern German history
1968 by Dent .
Written in English
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Emphasizing demographic, economic, and political history, this text places German history in Modern German history book denser transnational context than any other general history of Germany. It underscores the centrality of war to the unfolding of German.
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It covers mainly the history from the French revolution until the last decade of the 20th century, but it has an introductory chapter on the centuries before. It giv. Iron Kingdom: The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, This book indicates the whole history of the Prussia kingdom and the subsequent Germany.
It is not only about a nation or a country, it is mainly about the internal spirit of prussia, which. The same as the history books in other Western countries.
The Germans don't hide any of their history from their children,or attempt to excuse it as is a tendency to blame everything on 'the Nazis' rather than on 'Germany' or 'Germans' - the official line in Germany now is that the German people themselves were the first victims of the Nazis.I've even spoken with one senior German.
German (Deutsch, pronounced ()) is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central is the most widely spoken and official or co-official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, South Tyrol in Italy, the German-speaking Community of Belgium, and is one of the three official languages of Luxembourg and a co-official language in the Opole Voivodeship in ge family: Indo-European.
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Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book. Quickview. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Flenley, Ralph, b. Modern German history. London, Dent; New York, Dutton [, ©].
This concluding volume of a three-volume reassessment of the last five centuries of German history develops the theme of power into what Gordon A.
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Rewriting German History offers striking new insights into key debates about the recent German past. Bringing together cutting-edge research and current discussions, this volume examines developments in the writing of the German past since the Second World War and suggests new directions for scholarship in the twenty-first century.
Despite an apparent fascination with the subject in Britain, not all German writing is about the country’s history. When it is, though, it’s often very well done. Translator and blogger Katy Derbyshire has a list of 11 contemporary German books you ought to read. Book Description. A History of Modern Germany is a well-established text that presents a balanced survey of the last years of German history, stretching from nineteenth-century imperial Germany, through political division and reunification, and into the present day.
Beginning in the early s and covering topics such as Wilhelmenian Germany, the World Wars, revolution, inflation and. Themes In Modern German History. The Radical Right in Germany to the Present, 1st Edition. By Lee Mcgowan.
This is the first book to trace the history of all ethnic minorities in Germany during the nineteenth and twentieth-centuries. It argues that all of the different types of states in Germany since have displayed some level of.
Chosen as a New York Times Notable Book, is the collection of German aristocrat Harry Kessler's diaries between the two world wars. Count Harry Kessler (), the son of a German banker and an Irish beauty, was a diplomat and publisher who moved easily among the worlds of art, politics, and society.
"German History in Modern Times distills a lifetime of scholarly engagement with the German past. William Hagen's new book has something for everyone, from readers who are looking for a reliable introduction to Germany's turbulent history to experts who will find new and provocative : The historiography of modern Germany appears increasingly fragmented.
The decline of old master narratives and paradigms, such as modernization, class conflict. Adolf Hitler: Mein Kampf, full text [At Hitler Historical Museum], and in German, [full text][At Adolf ]-Please note that this text is emphatically not endorsed by the Modern History Sourcebook.
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Martin Kitchen does a fine job of surveying the key political events and upheaval, while still managing to focus on German society and ensuring that both politicians and ordinary people are. A dominantly political and social approach to Germany's history through the centuries from its pre-Christian era to today.
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McNeely University of California Press, So said Bayard Taylor in his book, History of Germany (p.3). Certainly, German contributions to civilization as we know it, have been massive. Great German philosophers, musicians, poets, inventors, historians - far too many to mention - have literally shaped this world's way of thinking over the centuries.
German History is renowned for its extensive range, covering all periods of German history and all German-speaking areas. Issues contain refereed articles and book reviews on various aspects of the history of the German-speaking world, as well as discussion fora, reflections and review essays.
The German History Society Article Prize. THE OXFORD HISTORY OF MODERN WAR CHARLES TOWNSHEND Editor OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS.
THE OXFORD HISTORY OF MODERN WAR. the editor The aim of this book is to provide a history not merely of modern warfare but of modern war as a whole.
It is an attempt to go beyond military history. Violent conflict is as old as humanity, but. Hagen, William W. German History in Modern Times: Four Lives of a Nation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Subject: Hagen’s work is meant to be a survey of German history from the Holy Roman Empire until the present.
It addresses the question of nationality, which is central to modern German history. Additionally, the book is arranged. Meanings of gender in early modern German history ULINKA RUBLACK Meanings of gender are historically situated. This book’s terrain is Germany, largely within its current political boundaries, during the period – of German history.
Much writing about early modern Germany available in. Book. See all. Item description " Modern German history; by Flenley, Ralph A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.
The spine remains undamaged. The dust jacket is missing. A Brief History of the German Language Aaron D. Alder Brigham Young University. The German language has always been important to me.
Since my father lived in Switzerland for nearly three years before I was born, I can always remember him using certain German phrases when he spoke to me. German literature - German literature - The 20th century: German Modernism emerged from turn-of-the-century Aestheticism. Like European Modernism as a whole, German Modernism was in fact a cluster of different literary movements, including Expressionism, Neue Sachlichkeit (“New Objectivity”), and Dada.
Of these, Expressionism is the best known and most important. Helmut Walser Smith’s Oxford Handbook of Modern German History (OHMGH) is a very rich and up-to-date reference work, written by thirty-five carefully selected experts in the will be invaluable not only for historians but also for scholars and teachers in Cultural Studies and literature who may wish to have it on hand for easy reference once a less expensive paperback version is.
A comprehensive historical survey of the Jewish presence in Central Europe from the seventeenth century to the Holocaust, German-Jewish History in Modern Times is a four-volume collective project by a team of leading scholars, offering a vivid portrait of Jewish History.
The series is sponsored by the Leo Baeck Institute, established in in Jerusalem, London, and New York for. Ununited Germany. In its long history, Germany has rarely been united. For most of the two millennia that Central Europe has been inhabited by German-speaking peoples, such as the Eastern Franks, the area now called Germany was divided into hundreds of states, many quite small, including duchies, principalities, free cities, and ecclesiastical states.
About the Author. Kay Schiller is Senior Lecturer in History at Durham University. His books on German-Jewish refugee scholars during National Socialism include Gelehrte Gegenwelten and Weltoffener Humanismus (edited with Gerald Hartung).Christopher Young is Reader in Modern and Medieval German Studies and Head of the Department of German and Dutch at the University of .